Gogo, PACE to help airlines reduce fuel burn

Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO) has partnered with aerospace software specialist PACE to connect PACEs´ Pacelab Flight Profile Optimizer, the company said.

Pacelab Flight Profile Optimizer is a unique decision support tool developed for a pilot´s electronic flight bag (EFB) that´s designed to continuously evaluate numerous flight data metrics thus optimizing flight paths for maximum efficiency. Under this partnership, the Pacelab Flight Profile Optimizer application will be connected in real time so a pilot will be able to adapt to changing conditions while in flight to reduce fuel burn and to improve ontime performance.

With more than two decades of experience, Gogo provides in-flight connectivity and wireless entertainment services for commercial and business fleets around the world. It has partnerships with 17 commercial airlines and is installed on more than 2,500 commercial aircraft. More than 6,800 business aircraft are also flying with its solutions, including the world´s largest fractional ownership fleets.

PACE develops software products for the aviation and aerospace industries, which have helped to design, market and operate a significant portion of the world´s aircraft fleet for more than two decades.

Major areas of application are preliminary aircraft and systems architecture design, aircraft and cabin configuration, aircraft economics and route analysis and EFB-based flight profile optimization.

PACE is a subsidiary of TXT e-solutions S.p.A. Helmed by the original founders, PACE serves the aerospace and aviation community from its Berlin headquarters, with additional sales offices in Toulouse and Seattle.

TXT e-solutions, listed on the Italian Stock Exchange since 2000, has served the aerospace and aviation industries for more than 30 years.